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Applied Science Extended Certificate level 3 at Burntwood School

Course description

The Level 3 Extended Certificate in Applied Science is equivalent to 1 A-Level and offers a variety of assessment types allowing students to apply their knowledge in a practical way. An integrated approach to learning supports a more realistic and relevant qualification for students. You will practice experimental scientific techniques and explore how they’re applied in industry. While developing their knowledge and understanding of concepts in biology, chemistry and physics. There will be units where you will plan and carry out a scientific investigation and explore topical scientific issues that are currently presented in the media.

Entry requirements

At least 4 grade 9-4 at GCSE. Minimum of a grade 4 in English, Maths and Science.

Future opportunities

This Level 3 qualification offers a practical introduction to science and support progression to further study or employment. It has been developed in collaboration with schools, colleges and higher education and will help develop the fundamental scientific knowledge and practical skills valued by universities and employers.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Burntwood School directly.

Last updated date: 12 October 2017
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